In accordance with the Statutes, the International Board consists of the President of the IOAA, the Secretary of the IOAA, both of whom serve for five years, and the Team Leaders of the participating countries, who serve for one year starting from the IOAA in which they participate. The current International Board consists of:
President of the IOAA: Dr. Chatief Kunjaya
Secretary of the IOAA: Prof. Greg Stachowski
Team Leaders 2012-2013:
Saumen Hazra (Bangladesh), Professor Mofiz Uddin Ahmed (Bangladesh), Alexander Poplavsky (Belarus), Stanislaw Sekerzhitsky (Belarus), Roy Omar Bustos (Bolivia), Marko Andrade (Bolivia), Gustavo Rojas (Brazil), Luciana Antunes Rios (Brazil),Nikola Karavasilev (Bulgaria), Zahari Donchev (Bulgaria), Daihui Zuo (China), Dongni Chen (China), Christian Alberto Goez Theran (Columbia), Juan Sebastián Valbuena (Colombia) , Damir Hrzina (Croatia), Ivan Romstajn (Croatia), Jan Kožuško (Czech Republic), Tomás Gráf (Czech Republic), Marwa Soudi (Egypt), Yasser Tawfik (Egypt), John Hugh Seiradakis (Greece), Loukas Zachilas (Greece), Tibor Hegedus (Hungary), Yogesh Wadadekar (India), Aniket Sule (India), Hakim L. Malasan (Indonesia), Mochamad Ikbal Arifyanto (Indonesia), Bahram Khaleseh (Iran), Shahram Abbassi (Iran), Mehdi KHakianghomi (Iran), Hosein Haghi (Iran), Vera Zagainova (Kazakhstan), Nurzada Beissen (Kazakhstan), Korlan Zhampeissova (Kazakhstan), Yong-Hee Kang (Korea), Yoojea Kim (Korea), Viktoras Deveikis (Lithuania), Audrius Bridzius (Lithuania), Waldemar Ogloza (Poland), Grzegorz Kondrat (Poland), Joana Ascenso (Portugal), Sorin Trocaru (Romania), Cracium Petru (Romania), Boris Eskin (Russia), Elena Zhabrunova (Russia), Slobodan Ninkovic (Serbia), Ivan Milic (Serbia), Soh Rong'en (Singapore), Ladislav Hric (Slovakia), Maria Hricova Bartlomejova (Slovakia), Kalu Pathirannehelage Sarath Chandana Jayaratene (Sri Lanka), Suwan Kusamran (Thailand), Volodymyr Reshetnyk (Ukraine), Kateryna Mykhailyk (Ukraine), Nishith Khandwala (United Arab Emirates) and Freddy J. Oropeza R (Venezuela).
Local Organizing Comittee
The Local Organizing Committee consists of people from the host organizations of the 6th IOAA. The LOC is responsible for ensuring that the olympiad is memorable, enjoyable, and runs smoothly.Thais Mothé-Diniz (Chair, UFRJ/OV)Albert Bruch (LNA) Carlos Alexandre Wuensche (INPE)Eugênio Reis Neto (MCT/MAST)Josina Nascimento (ON)Jorge Carvano (ON)Fernando Vieira (Rio de Janeiro Planetarium)Helio Jacques Rocha-Pinto (UFRJ/OV)Carlos Eduardo Quintanilha (AEB)Jaime Fernando Villas da Rocha (UNIRIO)João Batista Garcia Canalle (UERJ)
The VI IOAA counts with the collaboration of dozens of enthusiastic people, young and not so young astronomers, professionals and amateurs, and people from other areas. We are very grateful to every collaborator! Representing all these people, we list here the coordinators of some of the key points of the VI IOAA:
Bruno L'Astorina (Colégio Etapa), Carlos Rabaça (UFRJ/OV), Felipe Augusto Cardoso Pereira (USP), Felipe Gonçalves Assis (UFCG), Germano B. Afonso (UFAM), Jorge Carvano (ON), Julio Campagnolo (ON), Natália Amarinho (ON), Rafael Lima (CBPF), Rundsthen V. de Nader (UFRJ/OV), Silvia Lorenz Martins (UFRJ/OV) and Tábata Amaral (USP).